There are several ways of acquiring Dutch nationality. You automatically become a Dutch national if one of your parents is Dutch when you are born. Or if paternity is acknowledged by a Dutch national. If you are not a Dutch national, but do have a residence permit, you can apply for Dutch nationality.
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Dual nationality? Don’t lose your Dutch nationality!
08-06-2017 | 12:16
Not all Dutch people know that you can lose your Dutch nationality. That’s why today we’re launching an information campaign...
Increased likelihood of losing Dutch citizenship
28-01-2015 | 10:49
Minister Opstelten (Security and Justice) wants to be able to revoke Dutch citizenship in more cases, after prior criminal...
Violent jihadist loses Dutch nationality
18-12-2014 | 14:06
The Minister of Security and Justice will soon be able to withdraw Dutch nationality from jihadists fighting alongside a...